A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, “stormwater” was just rain water. It fell from the sky every now and then—sometimes less, sometimes more. It was just something you lived with. People have been channeling it, collecting it and sheltering against it for thousands of years, but they didn’t call this “stormwater management” until recently....
Keeping up with stormwater runoff can be a full-time job—and for many of us it is! Stormwater management is especially challenging for contractors who work in longestablished cities. Many of these older communities do not have the proper drainage systems in place to handle any flex in overflow volume....
If you’ve ever lived where the weather gets snowy, or there are frequent, intense rainstorms, you’re probably familiar with the concept of the “mud room.” It’s the place where you shed your snow and rain boots and other gear to keep from tracking muck into the rest of the house....
Sitting here in California, with the temperatures running above normal, I was looking at the news on the TV last night when I heard and saw pictures of the snowy winter weather in Boston and New England; and now they’re expecting another foot of snow this weekend....

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